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Durable tie-downs bolt onto your truck bed, trailer, or ladder rack so that you can easily secure cargo. Quick-release buttons simplify unloading, and the retractable design keeps straps neatly stored when they're not in use. 1,200 lbs Max load.
Note: Tie-down straps must be chosen according to their safe working load limit (WLL). The weight of the secured cargo must not exceed the combined WLL of the straps being used. For example, if you are using straps with a WLL of 500 lbs each to tie down a load weighing 1,000 lbs, then you need at least 2 straps to safely secure that load. It is recommended that you always use straps in pairs.
These Erickson ratchet straps take the hassle out of tying down gear - especially the cargo you transport frequently, such as your boat or motorcycle. Each ratchet housing permanently mounts to your truck bed, trailer, or ladder rack with a single bolt, which is included.
To use one of the tie-downs, simply push down the red release button and pull out the strap. Then secure the vinyl-coated steel S-hook to your cargo and ratchet the strap until it's tight. You have to hook up just one end of the strap each time. And because the straps are permanently mounted, you'll never have to search for a missing tie-down. This saves you time and frustration and gets you out on the road in a flash.
Video of Erickson Re-Tractable Ratchet Straps w Push Buttons - Bolt On - 1" x 9' - 400 lbs - Qty 2
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Today we're going to be reviewing part number EM34417. These are the Erickson Retractable, Ratcheting Tie-Down Straps. It's going to come with 2 straps. I would have pulled one out of the packaging, in that way we could take a closer look at it and go over some of the details. Now these are heavy-duty, retractable ratchet strap that are going to make it very easy to secure your cargo. It's going to feature a push-button release which is going to be this red button right here. That's going to allow for simple, rapid unloading.
It's going to have two different positions with three different functions. In this position which is just below the notch, it's going to allow you to extend the ratcheting line or the ratchet strap. It's also, in this position, going to allow you to push down and push the red button to allow itself retract. You can see how that works there, I'll do it a little bit faster. It retracts, it's going to take and just lock automatically just by pushing that button with it in the down position. Then the other position is just going to be your ratcheting position.
If we have it extended, you can move it up to a ratcheting position. That's going to allow you to a ratchet it tight. It's a really nice little strap. The unused strap is going to retract into the housing for a convenient storage. Again, it's going to feature that push button release. That's going to keep the strap from flapping in the wind.
You dont have to worry about any excess strap. Everything is secured in the housing. It's going to feature a rubber coating on the ratchet handle that's going to provide a good grip. Thats going to be right here. The vinyl-coated S-hook is going to protect your cargo from scuffs and scratches. This can permanently mount to your trailer, truck or rack with 1 bolt.
The mounting hardware is going to be included so you're going to have 1 bolt, washer and lock knot for each strap. The durable construction is going to offer a long-lasting performance so its got a corrosion-resistant steel body with a sturdy polyester webbing that's built for durability and strength. The strap dimensions is going to give us 1" in width. Overall length is going to measure 9". The maximum load or break strength is going to be 1,200 lbs for each strap. With a safe working load limit of 400 lbs for each strap. Now, you're going to get 2 tie down straps. Real quick, I just want to go over the actual dimensions of the bolt. Each bolt is going to be identical, now these bolts going to give us an overall length of 3 1/8" t the bolt head. The threaded portion is going to measure 2 7/16". The diameter of the threaded portions are going to be 5/16". To get it installed and secure, you can simply use a half inch socket as well as are unison with a socket ranch. That's going to be for both bolt head and a lock knot. I want to show you where that bolt hole is, you know, the ratchet. It's going to be right here. If you want to really install it, get a nice good installation and secure grip. It's going to be beneficial to go and raise the ratching handle all the way up. It's going to allow you to access it. You need to get to that bolt hole that way you can secure it. Again, whether it's through your trailer, your truck or a rack or really any setting. Some people even install them on the wall, in their garage or some self tapping larger screws or bolts. It's got a variety of applications. You dont have to use these bolts. We have an install video on this product page where the application that we use was a little bit of a thinner surface that we mounted it to. We changed up the mounting hardware. You are going to get the included hardware to get you started and hopefully it's going to work for your application. That's going to do it for today's review of part number EM34417. These are going to be the Erickson Retractable, Ratcheting Tie-Down Straps. .
Average Customer Rating: 4.3 out of 5 stars (38 Customer Reviews)Durable tie-downs bolt onto your truck bed, trailer, or ladder rack so that you can easily secure cargo. Quick-release buttons simplify unloading, and the retractable design keeps straps neatly stored when they're not in use. 1,200 lbs Max load.
by: Vince from Ohio08/31/2015
I ordered 2 sets and mounted them to my Curt Aluminum cargo platform. That way, the ratchet straps are right there when I need them--it saves time loading and unloading, and there is no excess strap to worry about. They are plenty strong for what I haul. Shipping is always quick from eTrailer! 222981
by: Bryan C05/19/2014
This product will be used to secure a mobility scooter to a platform. The current straps I'm using have to be attached and threaded each time I use them. These retractable straps will simplify my task dramatically. I have to thank the customer-service people at etrailer.com, who kept me informed throughout the ordering and shipping process. 131250
by: Kyle E04/05/2014
Spent a lot of time researching online -- found etrailer.com and their videos are and descriptions are priceless when you don't have the luxury to play with something like this. Shipping was amazingly fast and affordable (even to ALASKA!) I needed a solution to keep my floatplane on a set of dollies in the hangar. Traditional ratchet straps had a long tail and no place to go when the aircraft was not on the dollies. It was a 10 minute process just to strap the plane on. Installed these Erickson Straps in about 10 minutes on the dollies and am very happy. No I can strap the plane in about 30 seconds! 123883
Very satisfied with this product. Very positive buying experience with etrailer.com. Will definitely be shopping here again. 153863
by: Kenny C.10/04/2014
These bolt-on retractable straps are perfect for my truck rack. They are much more usable than the loose retractables I was using before, and much more dependable and safe than bungee cords. They make securing my ladders quick and easy. No more loose tails to tie up. On the weekend the ladders come off and my kayak takes their place. I highly recommend these straps. I have one on all 4 corners of my rack. 154465
These ratchet straps work great. 182001
by: Ted n10/17/2016
The spring stopped working on both just a few months after installing. I like the bolt down feature 307902
by: Bob M08/22/2014
These ratcheting tie downs bolted to my existing trailer to hold my Can Am securely from the front of the machine. The spring retraction feature makes using them quick with no loose strap material to flap in the wind. The quick release button is easy to use. Great product!!! 148046
by: Mike B.10/24/2016
This was the second set of these I have purchased. These did the same as the last set. After about a month of use, I can't get them to release without using a screw driver. Not sure what causes this problem, but it's a problem. Won't buy anymore of this brand. 310219
by: Sammy S.03/09/2016
I'm very pleased with my product and with the service I received. I had to return my first order and there was a very speedy turnaround. They complimented my return and reorder very professional. I am very grateful for their services. Thank you. 240375
by: Nicholas D10/28/2015
Total Garbage. Won't retract the strap back into itself after about 4 - 5 months of light use. Never saw saltwater and were rarely submerged. 90 day warranty... Save your $ 231003
by: Danny H.08/23/2014
Purchased these ratchet straps for the of my seadoo. Simple drilling of one hole and mount. They work awesome for keeping the rear of my water craft from bouncing up. 148208
by: Ray C07/01/2014
These are used on a MC trailer and they do aan excellent job. if it is for a trailer, Etrailer is the place to buy it. you can't beat the quality and service. 138509
by: david f12/05/2013
item was received with 2bolts 2 washers and 1nut that didn't fit either bolt wrong threads on it other than that everything else seems to be ok with product. 109247
by: Mike S.08/12/2015
Order came in faster than what I thought. Used these on my jet ski trailer to hold down the ski. Easy to use and does the job perfectly, and flawless. 218619
Using these to supplement poorly designed car seat strap system. Working GREAT!! Compact, strong, easy to use. Thanks so much!! 214351
by: Toni R12/18/2014
Quality tie downs. Exactly what i was looking for. Juanita in customer service is the best. Love shopping at Etrailer. 166166
by: Rich P10/23/2015
Just received yesterday. Item is as advertised. Will attach to car/motorcycle dolley to tie motorcycle securely. 230577
by: Phil S10/01/2014
Thanks just what I needed to lash down my mobility scooter self adjusting straps make it much easier 153970
They worked good at first but with age they stick some times they stick and will not release. 249751
by: Frank C.07/02/2015
Excellent product and customer service.ordeing was simple and product arrived on time. 208859
Bought these to put on my kayak trailer to hold it tight. They work like a champ. 220728
These are great!!! Make loading and unloading my kayak simple when it was a pain. 167717
Received quickly as described. will be used as tie down for powerchair carrier. 100140
Didn't hold up over the winter , it became rusted and frozen. One years use. 250964
by: Brian Stouffer03/31/2015
These worked out great for my application and the shipping time was great 181927
by: M Moody08/22/2015
Excellent product. So nice to not have to tie up the left over straps. 221046
by: frank comstock06/27/2014
have not used them yet but look very good,, i am sure they well be fine 138003
I would give it a better rating but the ratchet on one of them skips. 257234
by: David W.09/06/2014
We found that 5/16 cap screw with a number 14 mm worked really good. 150275
by: Mike H.05/02/2015
Works as advertised. Considering ordering 4 more. 189413
by: Gladys Rea08/08/2014
Good product, easy to install and fast service 145268
by: Dale adkins12/09/2014
Good product. Timely shipping and good prices 163848
by: Max R05/16/2015
Very good product that I have used befo re. 193511
Great product, fast shipping. Thanks 256497
Great service and a easy to use strap. 227122
Great price . Fast delivery! 120707
by: Harmon Inc06/25/2015
Great product 207039
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